By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos
Presiding judge, Justice M. S. Hassan of the Federal High Court Ikoyi on Friday adjourned the ruling for bail in the case involving Nenadi Esther Usman, a former Minister of Finance and Femi Fani-Kayode also a former Minister.
Also charged along with them are Danjuma Yusuf and Jointrust Dimensions Nigeria Limited who are been prosecuted by the EFCC till Monday July 4, 2016.
The accused persons were arraigned on a 17-count charge bordering on conspiracy, stealing, corruption and making cash payments exceeding the amount authorized by law.
The Commission’s charge is in relation to about N4.9 billion belonging to the Federal Government of Nigeria, but stolen and illegally disbursed for political and personal uses.